Piper umbellatum L., Sp. Pl., 1: 30., 1753
Type: "Habitat in Domingo." Lectotype = "Saururus arborescens, foliis amplis, cordatis non umbilicatis" in Plumier, Descr. Pl. Amér. 55. t. 73. 1693. LT designated by Huber in Dassanayake & Fosberg (ed.), Revised Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6: 289. 1987.
Habit: Climber.
Distribution: Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu [Asia: Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam; Africa; North America: Barbados, Caribbean Islands, Dominica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, United States of America; South America: Antigua and Barbuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela].
Family

Piperaceae Giseke

Genus

Piper Giseke